BBC: Manned spaceship design unveiled, via Drudge
A possible joint project between the ESA and the Russian Space Agency, was it meant to be a competitor to NASA's Ares/Orion system (wiki: Ares & Project Constellation)? While I do not have hopes that the country as a whole will be able to switch over to solar energy, couldn't the money being spent on various space projects be used to solve the energy problem?
YouTube - Constellation: Ares and Orion
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